“It’s important to be aware of what’s going on in the world and to think about how you can start to make a difference, even when you’re a kid.”
On Saturday I was in Oslo with two of my sisters from Africa, Leymah Gbowee and Tawakkol Karman, to receive the Nobel
African women who bear the brunt of the continent's conflicts now demand to play a defining role in peacekeeping.
Allegations of sexual abuse by soldiers serving in the United Nations peacekeeping mission in the Democratic Republic
This report by the United Nations Joint Human Rights Office (UNJHRO) relates to the attacks on civilians by a coaliti
The United Nations Refugee Agency reported this month that 170 women were raped during a raid on a village by an arme
The Sudanese Army and its allied militias have gone on an unsparing rampage to crush rebel fighters in the Nuba Mount
The UN Mission in Sudan (UNMIS) has categorically denied allegations of misconduct against its peacekeepers in the co
With UN peacekeepers accused of at least six rapes in Southern Kordofan in Sudan, what has the UN system done?
Two long years after charges of “sexual misconduct” were leveled against the Indian peacekeepers deployed
The UN peacekeeping missions should have more women to increase trust with the local populace, said Poonam Gupta, hea
Congo called Wednesday for the U.N.
In recent years the UN peacekeeping mission in the DRC (MONUSCO) has faced tremendous pressure to improve civilian pr
A key police officer in the minister of internal affairs of the government of south Sudan denied Friday allegations o
Progress has been made toward quelling mass rapes by armed combatants in Congo, but the U.N.
Indian peacekeepers rescued seven women held by a militia group in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo, the UN said
January 20, 2011 (KHARTOUM) – The UN on Thursday claimed that the security situation in Sudan's troubled wester